Sir Paul Marshall

Chief Investment Officer, Chairman and Co-Founding Partner, Marshall Wace LLP

Sir Paul Marshall is CIO, Chairman and a founding partner of Marshall Wace LLP, a global hedge fund headquartered in London, with $40bn in AUM.

As CIO he has overall responsibility for investment strategy and performance. He is manager of the MW Eureka Fund and led the development of the fundamental long/short investment process. Within his role as Chairman, Marshall is also responsible for corporate governance, regulatory and business development issues.

Marshall was formerly a Director of Mercury Asset Management, where he was Chief Investment Officer for European Equities. At the time of his departure in 1997, he headed a team of 15 managing US$12 billion in European Equities.

He holds an MBA from INSEAD Business School and a BA (Hons) from St John’s College, Oxford University.

Join Sir Paul’s fireside chat on ‘Ten rules for successful investment management’ on March 27 at 08:45.